Record of Committee Proceedings

Committee on State Affairs and Government Operations

Assembly Bill 116

Relating to: limiting the authority of a city, village, town, or county to create new occupational licenses or fees or to continue to regulate certain professions.

By Representatives Kooyenga, Neylon, Ballweg, Craig, A. Ott, Kulp, Hutton, E. Brooks, Knodl, T. Larson, Edming and Sanfelippo; cosponsored by Senators Wanggaard, Nass, Harsdorf, Lasee and Tiffany.

March 27, 2015           Referred to Committee on State Affairs and Government Operations

June 16, 2015              Public Hearing Held

Present:       (14)      Representative Swearingen; Representatives Craig, Jagler, Brandtjen, Gannon, Ripp, Kulp, Tauchen, Vorpagel, Sinicki, Zamarripa, Kahl, Ohnstad and Brostoff.

Absent:       (0)        None.

Excused:     (1)        Representative Kleefisch.

Appearances For

·      Representative Dale Kooyenga - 14th Assembly District

Appearances Against

·      Paulina deHaan - City of Milwaukee

·      Jim Owczarski - City of Milwaukee

·      Richard Paur - City of Milwaukee

·      Curt Witynski - League of Municipalties

Appearances for Information Only

·      None.

Registrations For

·      Senator Frank Lasee - 1st Senate District

·      Senator Van Wanggaard - 21st Senate District

·      Brad Boycks - Wisconsin Builders Association

Registrations Against

·      None.

Registrations for Information Only

·      None.

April 07, 2016             Failed to pass pursuant to Senate Joint Resolution 1


Dan Perchinsky

Committee Clerk